Impact of GST on the education sector

Currently, a host of services in the education and training sector are exempt from service tax. These services which are related to the delivery of education with an aim of obtaining a qualification are in the negative list under section 66D (1). The colleges and universities that are running degree programs and providing certificates recognised[…]

Registration under GST

Introduction: GST Model Law was released by the GST Council Secretariat in the month of November’ 2016. The GST now looks a reality. We have been continuously trying to update you with respect to latest developments with regard to GST. Let us today discuss the Registration under GST Law….. Chapter VI deals with Registration and[…]

GST Council – Decisions taken till now

With the President’s seal of approval on the 122nd Constitutional amendment bill, the GST council was promulgated. It comprised of the union finance minister as its head, the union minister of state for finance, and state finance ministers as the prominent members. The GST council is expected to take decisions on a number of critical[…]

GST Council – to thrash out the GST rate

GST Council in place: After the President of India Mr Pranab Mukherjee approved the 122nd constitutional amendment bill on the 8th of September; the 101st Constitution Act 2016 was notified. The Article 279A of the amended constitution required the GST council to be formulated by the President within 60 days. The Article 279A was made[…]